H.R. 6297: Iran Sanctions Extension Act

To reauthorize the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996.

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Nov 14, 2016


Passed House on Nov 15, 2016

This bill passed in the House on November 15, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day on Nov 30, 2016.


Edward “Ed” Royce

Representative for California's 39th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2016
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Nov 14, 2016

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 15, 2016
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 30, 2016
On Senate Schedule

The Senate indicated that this bill would be considered in the days ahead.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 6297 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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